Társulat

Maria Yakovleva

female principal

Member of the Hungarian State Opera since 2022

Education and training:
Vaganova Ballet Academy, Saint Petersburg (1996–2007)
Prof. Assen Diamandiev Art Academy, Plovdiv (2021–2022) – ballet master’s degree

Professional work:
Wiener Staatsballett (2010–2022) – first soloist
Wiener Staatsballett (2005–2010) – soloist
Mariinsky Theatre, Saint Petersburg (2004–2005)

Awards and distinctions:
Nomination for Prix Benois de la Danse (2011)
„Best Dancer” at Premio Capri Danza (2016)

Principal roles:
Nureyev/Minkus: Don Quijote – Kitri
Petit/Bizet: L’Arlesienne – Vivette
Nureyev/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake – Odette, Odile
Deane/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake – Odette, Odile
MacMillan/Massenet: Manon – Manon
MacMillan/Liszt/Lanchbery: Mayerling – Mary Vetsera
Deane/Davis: The Lady of the Camellias – Marguerite
Wright/Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty – Aurora, Princess Florine
Nureyev/Glazunov: Raymonda – Raymonda
Cranko/Tchaikovsky: Onegin – Tatiana, Olga
Cranko/Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet – Julia
Bart/Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet – Juliet
Bombana/Berlioz: Romeo and Juliet – Juliet
Cannito/Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet – Juliet
Legris/Adam: Le Corsaire – Medora
Legris/Delibes: Sylvia – Sylvia
Vainonen/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker – Princess Maria
Harangozó/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker – Princess Maria
Amodio/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker – Princess Maria
Nureyev/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker – Clara
Lacotte/Delibes: Coppelia – Swanilda
Harangozó/Delibes: Coppelia – Swanilda
Lacotte/Schneitzhoeffer: La Sylphide – Sylphide
Chernischova/Bart/Adam: Giselle – Giselle
Ashton/Hérold: La fille mal gardée – Lisa
Malakhov/Minkus: La Bayadere – Hamsatti
Petipa/Deldevez/Minkus: Paquita – Paquita
Petit/J. Strauss II: The Bat – Bella
Lander/Riisager: Études
Van Manen/Liszt: Live
Van Manen/Satie: Trois Gnossiennes
Robins/Chopin: Other dances

Performances

October 16. 11:00
ballet 14
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera
October 19. 19:00
ballet 14
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera
15. Szakály György season ticket
October 21. 19:00
ballet 14
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera
16. Kincses Veronika season ticket
October 22. 11:00
ballet 14
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera